3,419 ft
Distance
69 ft
Climb
-117 ft
Descent
00:07:37
Avg time

Tarantula Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Lucero
    Goodyear, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Wallride
  • Global Ranking
    #55659 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #67919 in Trail Running
    • #15131 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2020
  • Land Manager
    Newland

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Tarantula is a 3,419 ft popular black diamond singletrack trail located near Goodyear Arizona. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 69 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 7 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Tarantula mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -48 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,000 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,115 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,048 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,001 ft
  • Grade
    -1.4%
  • Grade max
    -31.8%
  • Grade min
    19.1%
  • Distance climb
    1,499 ft
  • Distance down
    1,640 ft
  • Distance flat
    279 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:37
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:09
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on Jul 16, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Ideal
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      Tarantula Trail Reports

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      Jul 16, 2020 @ 6:56pm
      Jul 16, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 36 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 93 rides
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      Nov 28, 2020 @ 7:03pm
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      Jul 5, 2020 @ 10:40am
      Jul 5, 2020

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      ThatGuy-MTB (Jan 7, 2021 at 3:45)
       Fun and exposed "techy" section of trail in this system. Rode this both ways and each way had it's little fun spots. Nothing too crazy and definitely something an intermediate rider could easily tackle.
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